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  1. Grand River man charged in hit and runRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    ... with operating a motor vehicle without due care and attention under the Motor Vehicle Act. He will appear in Port Hawkesbury provincial court on Aug. 28. On Tuesday at about 7:45 p.m., RCMP and EHS responded to a report of a hit-and-run collision ...

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  2. Rebuilding youth friendly churchesRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Cape Breton Post

    ... past year has been very exciting and hectic as we move forward. In November, 2013, we hosted a workshop in Port Hawkesbury at St. Joseph's Parish on the eight components of comprehensive model of youth ministry. The theme was BLAST (Believing, ...

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  3. BRIGHTON: Biomass merits need second lookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... as is the case with the biomass plant in Point Tupper. The plant is located on the site of the mill owned by Port Hawkesbury Paper LP , but it is owned by Nova Scotia Power. It is fuelled primarily by wood fibre. Following a decision by the former ...

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  4. Nova Scotia's mental health court works, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... The mental health court is opening up facilities in other areas across the province, including Kentville and Port Hawkesbury, and one is proposed for Yarmouth. The court has dealt with 232 individuals in its first four years. As of right now, there ...

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  5. Celtic Colours 2015 lineup unveiledRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Cape Breton Post

    ... and dancers, as well as artists from all over the world. The festival's opening night concert, Oct. 9 in Port Hawkesbury, will feature performances by Loreena McKennitt, the String Sisters, Sabra MacGillivray, and the festival's artists in residence ...

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  6. Celtic Colours International Festival releases lineup for 2015Read the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Cape Breton Post

    The festival opens Friday Oct. 9, in Port Hawkesbury with a concert featuring Loreena McKennitt, the String Sisters, Artists in Residence Lucy MacNeil and Liz Doherty, and Sabra MacGillivray, and will wrap up Oct. 17 in Sydney with Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, the Barra MacNeils and J.P. Cormier in concert at Centre 200. According to a press release, artists from Scotland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, USA, Newfoundland and Labrador, PEI, Nova Scotia, Alberta, Ontario, and Quebec, will join some of Cape Breton's finest singers, dancers, and players in 47 concerts taking place in communities all over the Island.

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  7. Ricky Skaggs, Loreena McKennitt among Celtic Colours headlinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... College in St. Anns. The 10-day festival begins with the Sensational Sisters opening show on Oct. 9 in Port Hawkesbury, featuring international Canadian Celtic star Loreena McKennitt and European violin sextet String Sisters, and wraps up on Oct. 17 ...

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  8. Toll road to be considered for Windsor's causeway sectionRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | Nova News Now

    ... to Antigonish, 37.8 km; Highway 104, Taylors Road to Aulds Cove, 38.4 km; Highway 104, Port Hastings to Port Hawkesbury, 6.75 km; Highway 104, St. Peters to Sydney 80 km; and Highway 107, Porter's Lake to Duke Street, Bedford 33 km. "We know for ...

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  9. Pinty's Grand Slam of Curling to return to YorktonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... Sudbury, Ontario (Masters, Jan. and Dec. 2003), Winnipeg, Manitoba (Canadian Open, 2005-2007 and 2009-2010), Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia (The National, 2005-2007), St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador (Players' Championship, 2004-2005) and ...

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  10. EDITORIAL: Road-toll study a good first stepRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... 103 from Tantallon to Bridgewater; Highway 104 from Sutherlands River to Aulds Cove, Port Hastings to Port Hawkesbury and from St. Peter's to Sydney; a new highway from Porters Lake to Highway 102 in Bedford; and sections of Highway 101. Community ...

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  11. J.D. Irving, Port Hawkesbury Paper subsidies are in U.S. crosshairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | CBC News

    ... paper manufacturers have been hurt by the low price of subsidized paper coming from J.D. Irving Ltd. and Port Hawkesbury Paper in Nova Scotia. (CBC) The U.S. International Trade Commission, in a preliminary ruling in April, said American paper ...

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  12. Cape Breton students among winners of coding competitioRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Cape Breton Post

    ... entre-Academy, earned second place honours, and Peter Rose, a Grade 8 student at Tamarac Education Centre in Port Hawkesbury, came in third place.

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  13. Case dismissed against woman charged in death of lobster poacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Cape Breton Post

    ... she was implicated in the crime. Her trial was just getting started Monday in Nova Scotia Supreme Court in Port Hawkesbury when Crown attorney Steve Drake told judge Simon MacDonald there was no realistic prospect for a conviction. Samson, who was ...

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  14. Case dismissed against woman charged in death of Philip BoudreauRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... a reasonable prospect of conviction," Crown attorney Steve Drake said outside Nova Scotia Supreme Court in Port Hawkesbury on Monday. Crewman James Landry, who is Carla's father, was found guilty of manslaughter last November and sentenced to 14 ...

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  15. Cape Breton transplant recipients celebrate lifeRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | Cape Breton Post

    ... said they hope to grow the event over the coming years. A Give the Gift of Life Walk was also held in Port Hawkesbury on Sunday with three-year-old kidney transplant recipient Matthew LeBlanc serving as honorary chair. Fundraising totals from the ...

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  16. Cape Breton transplant recipients celebrate life at Give the Gift of...Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | Cape Breton Post

    ... said they hope to grow the event over the coming years. A Give the Gift of Life Walk was also held in Port Hawkesbury on Sunday with three-year-old kidney transplant recipient Matthew LeBlanc serving as honorary chair. Fundraising totals from the ...

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  17. Police identify remains of Cape Breton woman missing since 2013Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | Telegram

    He is in custody and a sentencing hearing has been scheduled for June 19 in Nova Scotia Supreme Court in Port Hawkesbury.

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  18. Cape Breton students benefit from Student Support Worker ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Cape Breton Post

    ... rest into the hall while playing a traditional African drum. Riley Hollohan plans to study pipefitting in Port Hawkesbury after taking a year off school. Like the others, he's happy to get on with the rest of his life, thanks to the support and ...

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  19. Collecting for a cause: MacKenzie keeps busy with many projectsRead the original story

    Sunday May 31 | The News

    ... donated by the New Glasgow police department, will be presented in honor of Oaklee Bagley, a nine year-old Port Hawkesbury boy who lost his life in a house fire in April. MacKenzie called Port Hawkesbury mayor, Billy Joe MacLean, a friend of ...

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  20. More than 500 students compete in highland regional track meetRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Cape Breton Post

    Eilidh Campbell, a 14-year-old from the Bayview Education Centre in Port Hood, crosses the finish line ahead of second place Cassie Camerson, No. 410, of Tamarac Education Centre in Port Hawkesbury, and Bryanna Smith, No.

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